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Donna Brazile, a CNN contributor and a Democratic strategist, is vice chairwoman for voter registration and participation at the Democratic National Committee. A nationally syndicated columnist, she is an adjunct professor at Georgetown University and author of "Cooking With Grease: Stirring the Pots in America." The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)They stood up, one by one, shouting "Black lives matter! Black lives matter!" First to former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley after he told the Netroots Conference in Phoenix that "Black lives matter. White lives matter. All lives matter."